Bogalusa is city of Washington Parish in the U.S. State of Louisiana. Bogalusa has a total area of about 10 sq. miles and it is the principal city of the BMSA. It is also a larger part of New Orleans - Metairie - Bogalusa CSA. The economy of Bogalusa is based upon lumber industries and paper mills and agriculture. There is a Public School System in town and there is also a technical college. Bogalusa is home to the National Army Guard of Louisiana. Some notable residents in the area are E. Angelo, T. Colten and J.Y. Sanders.